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Ryobi Cordless 7 1/4-Inch Miter Saw Review PBT01B

Ryobi Cordless 7 1/4-inch Miter Saw Review PBT01B

Ryobi Cordless 7 1/4-Inch Miter Saw Offers Impressive Accuracy and Value Ryobi isn’t new to the compact miter saw game. Their initial model checked off the box, but it was just okay. We were excited to get our hands on the updated Ryobi cordless 7 1/4-inch miter saw to see what kind of improvements the […]

Makita XGT 8-1/2 Inch Miter Saw Feature

Makita 40V Max XGT 8 1/2-Inch Miter Saw GSL02

Makita 40V XGT Platform Kicks Off Miter Saw Line With A Compact Model Makita designed the XGT system to deliver higher power for demanding applications, letting you more effectively cut the cord for the toughest applications. Taking a closer look at the line, the Makita 40V XGT 8 1/2-inch cordless miter saw is one tool […]

How to Calibrate a Miter Saw: Pro Tips

How to Calibrate a Miter Saw: Pro Guide

We used a good bit of digital ink writing about miter saws in our Pro Guide series. If you’ve missed any series installments, they are great resources, if we do say so ourselves! For this edition, we’re looking at how to calibrate a miter saw. What good is a great saw on paper if it makes inaccurate cuts […]

Makita 10" Cordless Miter Saw XSL06 Review

Buying a Miter Saw? Read this Pro Guide First

Our Pro Guide series continues now with a spotlight on miter saws. If the table saw is the cornerstone of the workshop and jobsite, then a miter saw might well be the keystone. It can make crosscuts, miters, and bevels in trim that locks everything in place, so to speak. Although table and miter saws share some […]

Worx Miter Saw

WORX 20V 7.25-in Sliding Compound Miter Saw

Worx Introduces First 20V Benchtop Miter Saw The Worx 20V 7-1/4 in. Cordless Sliding Compound Miter Saw might not be the best miter saw for all users. At $299 for the kit, however, it could, however, become the go-to saw for DIYers and anyone looking for something small and truly portable. We could see trim […]

C3610DRA miter saw trim base

Metabo HPT MultiVolt Compound Miter Saw C3610DRA

The Metabo HPT MultiVolt Compound Miter Saw C3610DRA is a remarkably capable carpentry tool. It can operate as a cordless 36V saw or work off an AC adapter. I’ve had it in my shop and in my trailer, using it to trim out a ton of projects. Most recently, I used it to finish up […]

Makita Cordless 12-inch Miter Saw

Makita Cordless 12-inch Miter Saw Review | Model XSL08PT

If you liked the Makita 10-inch cordless miter saw, the Makita XSL08PT/ XSL07PT Cordless 12-inch Miter Saw provides even more capacity. This flagship compound sliding miter saw helped us get a lot accomplished on several renovation projects. For all its capacity and size, the tool stays remarkably portable and compares well against its competition. Renovating […]

Review9.6(out of 10)

Metabo HPT MultiVolt 7-1/4″ Dual Beveling Miter Saw Review

Metabo HPT MultiVolt 7-1/4″ Dual Beveling Miter Saw Sets High Standard for Accuracy The Metabo HPT MultiVolt 7-1/4″ Dual Beveling Miter Saw (C3607DRAQ4) is designed for high-accuracy cutting. We’re not talking about typical run-of-the-mill high accuracy. We’re talking about the kind of precision Pros demand when working on fine detail trim and similar applications. In […]